Hafan Menai Day Hospice is situated in the grounds of Ysbyty Gwynedd, Bangor. It complements the Hospice at Home Community Nursing Service and aims to provide a welcoming and friendly atmosphere in a homely and caring environment and provides the following:
- Symptom management
- Psychological care
- Relaxation and guided imagery
- Diversional therapy, i.e. arts, crafts, snooker etc.
- Complementary therapies: The charity employs qualified therapists offering aromatherapy, reflexology and reiki. The complementary therapy service is provided for patients in the Day Hospice, in clinics and in their own homes.
Volunteers play an important role at Hafan Menai, helping in the Day Hospice and sometimes providing transport for patients to attend.
Patients/carers will usually be referred to Hafan Menai by a member of their healthcare team but more information can be obtained by phoning the Day Hospice directly.